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    Municipal Court Defensive Driving Classes for Dismissal of a Traffic Ticket
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    Municipal Court Defensive Driving Classes for Dismissal of a Traffic Ticket
    Answer:

    If you plead guilty or no contest, you may be eligible for one of the following programs that will keep a conviction off of your record: 

    A. Driving Safety Course

    Requirements 

    Must request within 14 days of the citation
    TX driver’s license*
    insurance in your name
    must not have taken course in previous 12 months
    not for speeding over 25 mph over posted limit and/or certain other violations

    *Not required for active duty military

    B. Discretionary Driving Safety Course

    Includes the same requirements as above, except that you have not taken a driving safety course within the past 12 months or that you have missed the due date to request a driving safety course.

    C. Probation (Deferred Disposition)

    Available for:

    Seat Belt Offenses
    Insurance Offenses
    Speeding in a School Zone
    Other Traffic Offenses and all city ordinances  

    Probation Fees are subject to recommendation by city prosecutor and approval by judge.

    For additional information and copies of forms, go to Municipal Court's Court Options website.

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